Marketers are freaking out about Facebook

Janet Fouts

By now you’ve probably heard the recent announcement from Mark Zuckerberg about engagement on Facebook. ” This has a whole lot of marketers freaking out. It’s not just marketers who are panicking, Facebook stocks dropped nearly 9% on the announcement.

12 Secret Facebook Features Every Marketer Should Use

Pamorama

Mastering hidden Facebook features will help you get ahead of your competition. Managing an active and successful Facebook page with a thriving community can be a daunting experience. To save something you see on Facebook: From your newsfeed: Click and select Save.

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21 Fantastic Facebook Marketing Guides

Webbiquity SMM

marketers have a love-hate relationship with Facebook. But the bottom line is, as Amanda DiSilvestro notes in one of the posts highlighted below, “there are two online platforms (marketers) just can’t avoid: Google and Facebook.” Many (most?)

7 Facebook Marketing Case Studies

Pamorama

Learn some inventive ways to integrate Facebook into your social media marketing strategy. Every day, businesses are inspired to bring creative marketing ideas to life on Facebook in ways that have a real impact on their bottom line. 15% increase in ROI from Facebook.

Is Facebook advertising worth it?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Is Facebook advertising worth it? The numbers speak for themselves: about 3 million businesses are spending more than $30 billion on Facebook ads each year. Facebook ads are radically different from mainstream media and other digital platform ads.

Facebook Update: New Layout for Business Pages

yMarketingMatters

Facebook is making changes (yes, yet again) to Business Pages, with a new design! It’s a more streamlined layout, consistent with your current Facebook Personal Profile and will look the same on desktop and mobile devices, which is important.

7-Step Facebook Marketing Strategy to Dominate 2017

Sprout Social

Let’s be honest here–Facebook isn’t slowing down. billion monthly active users on Facebook, which includes a 17% year over year spike since 2016. Your Facebook marketing strategy has to be unique. There’s an ocean of potential customers you can reach on Facebook.

Facebook Just Told Us How to Do Facebook Marketing

Convince & Convert

First, the Reachpocalypse , where Facebook massively reduced organic reach of business pages. And now, the Promocalypse where Facebook has decreed that as of January, 2015 overly promotional posts from business pages will be treated like a North Korean political opponent.

The Cost of Marketing on Facebook [Infographic]

Pamorama

With close to one billion members, Facebook is a very attractive marketing platform. The Facebook Advertising team has done a great job of working with company engineers to build a self-service, easy-to-use product that makes Google AdWords look quaint by comparison.

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Interpreting Facebook Page Insights: Reach vs. Engagement

yMarketingMatters

Facebook is one of the most widely used and most popular social platforms (with an estimated 1.15 Facebook has just rolled out the new Facebook Page Insights to everyone. Facebook defines engagement as including all clicks, not only comments, likes and shares.

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube: Strategic Marketing Best Practices

Pamorama

Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube are, without doubt, the Big 3 of social media. Facebook Infographics Social Media Social Media Marketing Strategy Twitter YouTube Marketing Marketing strategy Social media marketing Word of MouthThey are important avenues for building brand engagement and influence. If your company has a presence on all of them, you’re on the road to creating a name for yourself on social networks.

Video Ads, Facebook, and Marketing

Small Business Mavericks

By the time you read this, Macy’s massive Thanksgiving ad campaign will be in full swing on Facebook. Macy’s is just one of the many businesses that jumped on the Facebook video ad bandwagon when it rolled out last March. So if you aren’t looking at video ads as a marketing strategy, you may want to think about changing your mind. Where Is Facebook Going With This? It seems like Facebook did a good job getting us all hooked and we may just stay there.

Using Facebook Hashtags for Your #FacebookMarketing

yMarketingMatters

When Facebook introduced its Twitter-like hashtag (#) feature in June, marketers began to buzz about the potential boosting effects that this new Facebook trend can bring to brands and businesses. Hashtags are gaining momentum on Facebook. How to Use Facebook Hashtags.

How to do Facebook Marketing Profitably (Infographic)

Social Media Marketing

Why even bother spending a lot of time, effort, and money doing Facebook marketing? According to CNN Tech , as of right now, Facebook has 1.9 billion users is going to be your target market, right? And if your target market is only 1% of that 1.9

The Top B2B Marketing Trends for 2018 – A Meta-Analysis

Webbiquity SMM

Yet another post about 2018 B2B marketing trends? This piece compiles and analyzes the predictions of more than 100 B2B marketing professionals as published in 10 highly-ranked posts over the past month (best!). Here we go… Content Marketing Trends. But for B2B marketers?

Facebook Releases Free Training Resources for Marketers

Jon Loomer

Late last year, I started hearing rumblings that Facebook was working on a series of free training resources for marketers. Well, Facebook has now started rolling out these materials, and I can tell you that they vary in quality. Introduction to Facebook. Facebook Pages.

Facebook’s Hidden Gems: Underused Tools for Facebook Marketing

The Social Media Hat

In order to stand out among the millions of other Facebook Pages, you need to understand your audience, and create campaigns that resonate with them.

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Where does content fit in Facebook’s new marketing model?

Dave Fleet

While marketers everywhere seem to be focused on Facebook Timelines for brands, the latest changes to Facebook’s advertising model represent just as significant a change for brands – if not even more so. Facebook has a saying that, “this journey is 1% finished.”

Best Facebook Marketing Tips, Techniques and Tools of 2011, Part 2

Webbiquity SMM

As it approaches one billion users, Facebook has evolved from a site where friends and family share photos to an online marketing juggernaut rivaling Google. What common mistakes should marketers avoid? How can Facebook be used to support an SEO strategy?

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It’s Time to Take Facebook Seriously for Location Marketing

SocialTimes Facebook

What’s your location marketing strategy for Facebook? If you are one of those businesses, it’s time to take local presence on Facebook more seriously, because Facebook is taking some big steps to make itself a stronger platform for location marketing, especially on-demand commerce at a local level. Even better, Facebook is giving you tools to succeed on the world’s largest social network. Get your Facebook pages in order.

How to Use Facebook for Business and Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

After all, Facebook could eat the web. In fact, you’re likely spotting the shift; instead of companies posting their URLs on television commercials, they’re asking their followers to join them on Facebook. Don’t use a Facebook Group.

The Beginner’s Guide to Influencer Marketing on Facebook

Simply Measured

You’re planning to execute an influencer marketing campaign on social media. Facebook continues to be the most popular social media network worldwide. A Mavrck study found that when influencers and other users post about a brand on Facebook, it drives 6.9 of social media marketers worldwide say that Facebook offers the best ROI. From the Simply Measured 2017 State of Social Marketing Report. How to Find Influencers on Facebook. Social Marketing

14 Tweetable Reasons to Include Facebook Advertising in your Marketing Plan

Harp Interactive

Categories: Social Media Marketing Tags: facebook ads , Facebook Advertising , facebook marketing , facebook statistics , Social Media Marketing Almost every type of business can benefit from a solid Facebook advertising strategy.

Understanding Facebook EdgeRank [Infographics]

Pamorama

The News Feed — in the center column of your home page — is a list of stories from the people and pages you follow on Facebook. According to comScore, 40% of time on Facebook is spent on the News Feed. Weight is a system that increases or decreases the value of actions within Facebook.

6 Facebook Features Marketers Overlook

Sprout Social

Popular Facebook features like Pages, News Feed and a suite of advertising tools have made this network a must-have for marketers and advertisers. Since 2004 countless new Facebook features have been released for you to use to meet your business objectives. Facebook

Social Media Marketing Tips and Tricks for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and More

Pamorama

Want to get the most out of your social media marketing activities? It’s important to keep current on best practices to ensure that you’re doing all you can to keep your marketing campaigns and initiatives fresh. Here’s what they found: Facebook.

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Influencers! Must read > New Facebook guidelines for branded content

Janet Fouts

An influencer must have a verified Facebook page and tag the marketer's page in any post that mentions a third party brand, product, or sponsor. Facebook Social Media Networks Social Media Tips and Tricks Content Marketing Facebook ads influencer outreach

Facebook Launches Flash, a Snapchat Competitor for Emerging Markets

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook revealed its latest application, Flash, which was designed to compete with Snapchat in emerging markets , Kurt Wagner of Recode reported. According to Wagner, the app was developed for users in emerging markets with poor data and WiFi availability.

Facebook Under Fire: Do Marketers Care?

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook has been under a lot of scrutiny over the recent discovery that its video duration metrics were incorrect. Clients from great startups to established Fortune 500 brands are continuing their bullish investment in Facebook advertising despite the accidental misreporting of video duration and completion metrics. Although protective of its data (commonly referred to as a “walled garden”), I’ve always seen Facebook take the matter of data integrity very seriously.

Improve Your Marketing With Hashtags

yMarketingMatters

Yet even as most people have come to know what they are, many people still don’t understand how to use hashtags to improve marketing for their business. What began on Twitter has now spread to Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Google search, and almost everywhere in between.

3 Super Quick Facebook Tips to Increase Fans

yMarketingMatters

Here are three easy tips to organically increase your Facebook Fan base and engagement: 1. Link Your Facebook Business Page from Your Personal Facebook Profile . type in the name of your Facebook Page. Add a Facebook Like Box to Your Website.

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SMS Marketing Trumps Social Media Marketing [Infographic]

Puzzle Marketer

A recent infographic by Mogreet , a leader in mobile video and MMS messaging, stacks up the usage and engagement of SMS & MMS mobile communication against social media’s top players Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest. What does this mean for marketers?

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The Evolution of Facebook Remarketing

Jon Loomer

I thought about naming this post something like, “Why Facebook Advertisers Don’t Need a Website Anymore,” but that takes what I’m about to say too far. What are your thoughts on the evolution of Facebook remarketing?

Market Segmentation To Older Facebook Users

Small Business Mavericks

And half of them are on Facebook. That’s about 10 million people over the age of 65 using Facebook. If you have a product or service that caters in part to people over the age of 65, you might find your audience on Facebook. When Internet marketing first started picking up speed (back in the 1990s), few marketers thought about market segmentation. Market segmentation has been an important marketing principle for most of history.

Social Media Updates: Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter. Be Ready!

yMarketingMatters

Just in case you missed it…Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter recently announced important new updates that are taking effect right now. . Business Pages are getting a completely new design which is more streamlined, consistent with the Facebook Personal Profile.

4 Mistakes Marketers Make With Mobile Facebook Ads

SocialTimes Facebook

And marketers have taken notice: According to eMarketer , mobile will account for more than 62 percent of digital ad spending in 2016. Nowhere is this shift to mobile more noticeable than with Facebook. Facebook is truly a mobile-first platform , with more than 1 billion mobile daily active users. What’s more, 56 percent of Facebook users access the network exclusively on mobile. Facebook and social media advertising will drive more than 12 billion calls to U.S.

5 Reasons Why Facebook Tabs Are Still Useful

Saying It Social

Check out these 5 ways for your company to effectively continue use of Facebook Tabs in 2015. The post 5 Reasons Why Facebook Tabs Are Still Useful appeared first on.

104 Fascinating Social Media and Marketing Statistics for 2014 (and 2015)

Webbiquity SMM

Looking at marketing surveys and studies from the past year, a few trends are clear, among them that buyers are firmly (and increasingly) in control of the purchase cycle. What do marketers rate as the single most valuable SEO tactic? 9 General Marketing Stats. Marketing Land ).

12 Winning Facebook Tactics

Small Business Mavericks

If you are a business on Facebook these days, you know that it is a lot like surfing: If you caught the wave and stayed on top, you are riding high, but if you missed it, you are treading water and looking for the next wave to catch. Fortunately, for those of us who feel like we are doing the doggie paddle, Search Engine Journal just gave us 12 Facebook Tactics Working Right Now. Not all of these are going to be appropriate for every business page on Facebook, but some will.

Top five: Facebook continues towards world domination

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Facebook continues towards world domination. Here's my first 2018 top 5 social media must-knows for marketing communications professionals feat. Amazon, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Youtube. Facebook gets Golden Globes over incumbent Twitter. REPORT.